Featured Guests
Inti Martínez-Alemán

Inti Martínez-Alemán represents Latinos in civil and business law matters (litigation and transaction). In May 2016, he obtained his second...

Megan Zavieh

Megan Zavieh is an attorney with a broad range of litigation experience now focusing on attorney defense in the...

Tom Martin

Tom Martin created LawDroid, a chat bot that drafts and files California incorporations over Facebook Messenger.

Your Host
Aaron Street

Aaron Street is the co-founder and CEO of Lawyerist.com. In addition to his work growing Lawyerist’s community of small firm...

Sam Glover

Sam Glover is the founder and Editor in Chief of Lawyerist.com. Sam helps lawyers understand the economic, demographic, and...

In this episode, we’re trying something a little different. We asked three TBD Law alumni to tell us their stories of overcoming personal challenges. First you’ll hear from Inti Martínez-Alemán about leaving Honduras after dozens of lawyers were murdered, his mother among them. Then you’ll hear Megan Zavieh talk about the challenges that come with building a law practice while moving frequently and having children. Finally, Tom Martin talks about recovering from the near-collapse of his firm and a year of family tragedies.

Inti Martínez-Alemán has a one-stop-shop law firm for Latinos and Latinas in Minnesota.

Megan Zavieh defends lawyers before the California State Bar.

Tom Martin created LawDroid, a chat bot that drafts and files California incorporations over Facebook Messenger.

Full Transcript

 View Transcript

Episode Details
Published: March 8, 2017
Podcast: Lawyerist Podcast
This Podcast
Lawyerist Podcast
Lawyerist Podcast

The Lawyerist Podcast is a weekly show about lawyering and law practice hosted by Sam Glover and Aaron Street.

  iTunes   Google Play
More Episodes
#129: The Business of Public Access to Law, with Tim Stanley

Tim Stanley talks about public access to law and why it's taking so long for courts to get on board.

#128: Checking in on Katie Floyd’s Mac-Powered Solo Practice

We check in with Katie Floyd, co-host of the Mac Power Users podcast, about her experience setting up her solo practice and the tools...

#127: Rise of the Robot Lawyers, with Joshua Browder

In this episode, we talk to Joshua Browder about how he built his DoNotPay chatbot—which has already helped thousands an is about to grow...

#126: Reinventing Your Law Practice, with Megan Zavieh

How to reinvent a new business model for your law firm when you're feeling sluggish.

#125: Public Access to Law Under Threat, with Carl Malamud

Sam Glover talks to Carl Malamud about public access to law and how it is threatened. They discuss how lawyers benefit from public access...

#124: The Client-First Future of Law Practice, with Jordan Furlong

Why has law has become a "buyers market" and how can lawyers take advantage of the opportunities presented by that market by becoming client-centered...